University of California San Diego, Department of Physics
Winter 2009

PHYS 2B (b) – Electricity and Magnetism

Instructor: Sunil Sinha

MWF 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM and Tue. 6:00PM – 6:50 PM

Location: WLH 2005

Discussion Section: Wed. 6:00 PM – 6:50 PM

Location: WLH 2005

Problem Session: Thu. 7:00 PM - 8:50 PM

Location: CENTR 216

PHY 2B Syllabus (PDF)


Course Information

Professor: Sunil Sinha  858-822-5537

Office Hours: Mon. 3:15PM - 4:15PM, or by appointment. 4561 Mayer Hall.

TA: Diana Jeong

Office Hours: Thu. 10:00AM - 11:00AM, Mayer Hall Addition 2702.

Text: Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Wolfson & Pasachoff, 3rd Edition, Addison-Wesley

Syllabus: Please see “Handouts” page. PHY 2B Syllabus (PDF)

Homework: Assigned weekly, not graded. (See PHY 2B Syllabus (PDF))

Quizzes: Multiple Choice. Bring Scantron Sheets and pencil. Best 6 out of 8 Quizzes count towards grade in course. See PHY 2B Syllabus (PDF)

Lecture and Quiz Schedule, Reading and Homework Assignments: See PHY 2B Lecture Schedule (PDF) on “Announcements” page

Final: 3/16/09 3:00 – 6:00 PM Location TBA. Bring Scantron Sheets and pencil.

Grading: quizzes =60%, Final=40%.

Discussion Session: TA Wed. 6:00PM - 6:50PM WLH 2005

Tutorial Center Hours: Sun. - Thu. 3:00PM - 8:00PM, Mayer Hall Addition 2702



3/19/09  New announcements. Check the updated exam score file.

3/17/09  New announcements.

3/17/09  Final Exam Grades posted. Final Exam Solutions posted.

3/15/09  New announcements. Quiz grades posted. Final will be held from 3 to 6 PM on Monday in WLH 2005.

3/14/09  Quiz 9 solution posted.

3/11/09  New announcements posted.Quiz 9 scores posted. Combined file of all 9 quizzes posted.

3/10/09  New announcements regarding final posted.

3/09/09  Quiz 8 Scores posted.

3/07/09  New announcements regarding quiz8. Quiz 8 solutions, Ch32,33 Homework solution posted.

3/04/09  New announcements regarding the Final Exam and Quiz 9 are posted.

3/02/09  New announcements posted.

2/20/09  New announcements regarding quiz. Quiz 7 grades, Quiz 7 solution posted.

2/20/09  New announcements. Quiz 6 grades, Quiz6 solution and HW solutions posted. Additional upload will be done by Feb21. Check announcement tab!

2/17/09  New announcement.

2/13/09  Quiz 5 Solutions posted. Ch.28 Homework Solutions posted.

2/12/09  New announcements.

2/11/09  Quiz 5 Scores posted.

2/09/09  New announcement.

2/06/09  Ch.27 Solutions posted.

2/05/09  Quiz 4 Solutions and Scores posted.

1/30/09  New announcements. Ch.26 Solutions posted.

1/29/09  New announcements. Quiz 3 Solutions and Scores posted.

1/27/09  New announcements.

1/26/09  Quiz 2 Solutions and Scores posted.

1/22/08  New announcements.

1/20/09  Quiz 1 Solutions and Scores posted.

1/16/09  New announcement. Problem Session location corrected.

1/15/09  New announcement.

1/12/09  New announcements.

1/08/09  New announcement.

1/06/09  Course Syllabus updated. New announcement.

1/02/09  Course Syllabus and Lecture Schedule posted.


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